Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 45.51
Liaison Dan DeZarn
Submission Date Nov. 25, 2019
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STARS v2.1

State University of New York at Geneseo
IN-5: Green Event Certification

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.00 / 0.50 Martin Benzinger
Office of Sustainability
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Does the institution’s green event certification program address the following?:
Yes or No
Sustainable transportation options, teleconferencing options, and/or carbon offsets No
Sustainable catering (e.g. sourcing local and third party certified food and beverages, providing vegetarian/vegan options, using reusable/compostable materials) No
Paper consumption (e.g. minimization and recycled/FSC certified content) No
Energy efficiency (e.g. equipment and lighting) No
Waste minimization and diversion No
Communications and/or signage about the sustainable practices No

A brief description of the institution’s green event certification program, including the specific components selected above:

This campus does not have a Green Event Certification Program.

The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:

Additional documentation to support the submission:

I spoke to Andrea Klein, director of the SUNY Geneseo office of Campus Scheduling and Events. She informed me that while we do not have a green event certification program, many of the events catered by campus auxiliary services offer vegan/vegetarian options, recycle, and use no plastic water bottles.

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